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Sexuality After Breast Cancer- by Dr.Don Dizon

  We’re honored to have Dr. Don Dizon as our guest blogger to address such an important topic as Sexuality and Cancer.   For women diagnosed and subsequently treated for breast cancer, concerns related to sexual health and intimacy are well documented. These concerns may be related to all aspects of breast cancer treatment, from…

Jenny Peterson

Why I Race- By Jenny Peterson

Komen Austin has provided valuable funding to Breast Cancer Resource Centers (BCRC) for nearly 15 years. Initially, Komen funding allowed our organization to hire our first bi-lingual patient navigator and extend our services into the Latina community. Funding from Komen Austin currently allows BCRC to provide important cancer screening services – free of charge –…

Meet Our Support Specialist Amanda!

My name is Amanda Johnson and I am the newest addition to the BCRC team. As Support Specialist, I am the first point of contact for potential clients who are looking for support and assign clients to one of our certified patient navigators. In addition, I also maintain the BCRC’s various social media platforms such as…

The struggle of Chemobrain is REAL.

This October, the Breast Cancer Resource Center has once again paired up with KEYE-TV for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Our aim is to shine light on some of the marginalized aspects of breast cancer – be it the struggles of life after treatment, what it means to live with Stage IV breast cancer, and the new frontier of…